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Born: June 10, 1964 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Warwickshire, England, GB Profession: actor

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Ben Daniels first became enamored with acting when he took drama lessons in comprehensive school. After graduating, his love for the craft led him to carry on studying at the well-respected London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. When he finished there, he found success on various stages around the United Kingdom. His portrayal of a murderer in the production of "Never the Sinner" earned him a nomination for a prestigious Laurence Olivier Award for Best Supporting Actor, boosting his theater career even further. He first appeared on screen with a role as a policeman in the dramatic comedy film "Wish You Were Here." From there, he began to make his mark on television with a string of appearances. He could be seen in such productions as the 1988 TV movie "Freedom Fighter," the military drama "Soldier Soldier" in 1992, and playing Mercutio in the 1994 TV movie production of "Romeo & Juliet." His first recurring role came in 1994 in the short-lived comedy series "Outside Edge." It was his performance from 2002 to 2004, however, in the lauded drama "Cutting It," playing Finn Bevan, the ex-husband and business rival of a hair salon owner, that exposed him to a wider audience. He went on to have recurring...

Ben Daniels first became enamored with acting when he took drama lessons in comprehensive school. After graduating, his love for the craft led him to carry on studying at the well-respected London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. When he finished there, he found success on various stages around the United Kingdom. His portrayal of a murderer in the production of "Never the Sinner" earned him a nomination for a prestigious Laurence Olivier Award for Best Supporting Actor, boosting his theater career even further. He first appeared on screen with a role as a policeman in the dramatic comedy film "Wish You Were Here." From there, he began to make his mark on television with a string of appearances. He could be seen in such productions as the 1988 TV movie "Freedom Fighter," the military drama "Soldier Soldier" in 1992, and playing Mercutio in the 1994 TV movie production of "Romeo & Juliet." His first recurring role came in 1994 in the short-lived comedy series "Outside Edge." It was his performance from 2002 to 2004, however, in the lauded drama "Cutting It," playing Finn Bevan, the ex-husband and business rival of a hair salon owner, that exposed him to a wider audience. He went on to have recurring roles in many other productions, such as crime drama "Law & Order: UK," the mini-series "The Passion," and the war thriller "The Sate Within." Some of his other films include 2002's drama "Fogbound," 2005's action film "Doom," and the fantasy drama "Luna."

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Rogue One (2016)
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 Locke (2014)
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 Doom (2005) Goat
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 Conspiracy (2001)
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 Fanny and Elvis (1999)
8.
 I Want You (1998)
9.
 Madeline (1998)
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1987:
Landed his first film role in "Wish You Were Here"
1992:
Nabbed a supporting role in the romantic drama "The Bridge"
1999:
Co-starred in the feature comedy "Fanny and Elvis"
2005:
Nabbed a supporting role in the action-adventure film "Doom"
2015:
Starred in the ballet-themed mini-series "Flesh and Bone"
1994:
Nabbed his first recurring TV role on the British comedy series "Outside Edge"
2009:
Played James Steel on "Law & Order: UK"
2013:
Played Adam Galloway on the Netflix political drama "House of Cards"
2016:
Played ather Marcus Keane on the horror TV series "The Exorcist"
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Education

London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art: -
Stratford College: - 1980
Stratford College: - 1980

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